Clock genes are implicated in the human metabolic syndrome
P Go´mez-Abella´n1, JJ Herna´ndez-Morante1, JA Luja´n2, JA Madrid1 and M Garaulet11Department of Physiology, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain and 2General Surgery Service, University Hospital
‘Virgen de la Arrixaca’, Murcia, Spain
Background: Clock genes play a role in adipose tissue (AT) in animal experimental models. However, it remains to be elucidated whether these genes are expressed in human AT.